Michael Farry’s poetry has been published in journals and anthologies in Ireland, the UK, the USA, Canada, Australia and India. He has been a member of the LitLab initiative of Meath and Cavan Arts Offices since its inception 2007 and has had poems included in their publications Under a Trupenny Moon (2013) and Behind the Lines (2015). His chapbook The Hawk’s Rock – A Poetry Sequence was published as part of a collaboration with Sligo artist, Conor Gallagher, in September 2010. In 2009 he was awarded third prize in the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Competition and was selected for Poetry Ireland Introductions 2011. His first poetry collection, Asking for Directions, was published by Doghouse Books in 2012. His history book, Sligo, The Irish Revolution 1912-1923, was published in 2012 by Four Courts Press.